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Mines used in tanker attacks ‘strikingly’ like Iran’s, US says

Mines used in tanker attacks ‘strikingly’ like Iran’s, US saysPieces of mines recovered after attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman “strikingly” resemble those belonging to Iran, the US navy has said.

Train carrying bombs and grenades derails in Nevada

Train carrying bombs and grenades derails in NevadaA cargo train carrying bombs and grenades has derailed in Nevada.

Adidas loses bid to trademark its three-stripe logo

Adidas loses bid to trademark its three-stripe logoThe Adidas logo is not distinctive enough to be registered as a trademark, an EU court has ruled.

Russia hits out at ‘groundless’ murder charges over MH17 downing

Russia hits out at ‘groundless’ murder charges over MH17 downingRussia has denied involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 after investigators charged four men – including three Russians – with murder for their alleged role in the crash.

Billion dollar cocaine haul among the biggest in US history

Billion dollar cocaine haul among the biggest in US historySome 16.5 tons (15,000kg) of cocaine has been found on a ship in one of the biggest drugs seizures in US history.

Alabama man fed meth to caged ‘attack squirrel’

Alabama man fed meth to caged ‘attack squirrel’Authorities have rescued a caged “attack squirrel” that had been fed methamphetamine to make it behave aggressively.

‘Credible evidence’ Saudi crown prince ‘responsible for Khashoggi murder’

‘Credible evidence’ Saudi crown prince ‘responsible for Khashoggi murder’A UN expert investigating the murder of Jamal Khashoggi says there is “credible evidence” suggesting Saudi Arabia’s crown prince is responsible for the killing.

Polar bear wanders into a city hundreds of miles from its Arctic home

Polar bear wanders into a city hundreds of miles from its Arctic homeAn emaciated polar bear has wandered into a Russian industrial city in Siberia – hundreds of kilometres away from its natural Arctic habitat.

No apology Trump to five men wrongly convicted of 1989 rape

No apology Trump to five men wrongly convicted of 1989 rapeDonald Trump has refused to apologise to five men wrongly convicted of raping a female jogger in New York City’s Central Park 30 years ago, saying “they admitted their guilt”.

Trump has a fight on his hands in 2020 – he’s lost a major selling point

Trump has a fight on his hands in 2020 – he’s lost a major selling pointDonald Trump never stopped campaigning – he actually filed for re-election on his inauguration day.